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re·frac·ture

(rē-frak'chūr),
Breaking a bone that has united after a previous fracture with the new fracture occurring at or near the previous fracture site.
[re- + fracture]

re·frac·ture

(rē-frak'shŭr)
Breaking a bone that has united after a previous fracture.

refracture

(rē-frăk′chūr) [L. refractus, broken off]
Rebreaking of a fracture united in a malaligned position.
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Postoperative complications Postoperative Patients complications (n) Treatment Superficial pin tract 5 Oral antibiotic therapy and infection dressing Deep pin tract infection 1 Parenteral antibiotic Refracture 1 therapy Anemia 2 Hemiarthroplasty Blood transfusion Table 5.
Nevertheless, this kind of treatment is also followed by complications, mainly infections and dislocations, material damage, dislocation of prosthesis, and refractures.
Parameters Surgery type Internal fixation External fixation (n = 57) (n = 68) Surgery time (minute) 152 (137-174) 165 (147-178) Salvage (%) 94.7 95.6 Functional status (%) 75.4 78.0 Time to union (month) 10.6 (8.1-14.0) 10.4 (8.1-14.1) Complications Nonunion (%) 10.5 14.7 Infection recurrence (%) 7.0 8.8 Refracture (%) 1.8 0 Parameters p value Surgery time (minute) 0.149 Salvage (%) 0.824 Functional status (%) 0.741 Time to union (month) 0.785 Complications Nonunion (%) 0.486 Infection recurrence (%) 0.711 Refracture (%) 0.456 Data are presented as median (interquartile range) or n (%).
In 3 of the 160 children, a refracture occurred respectively within one month, after 6 weeks, and after 5 months after removal of the cast.
Risk of refracture associated with compliance and persistence with bisphosphonate therapy in Taiwan.
In the refracture due to periosteal, endosteal and parosteal calluses the subcutaneous hematoma absent because periosteum closely attaches to the callus.
However, it is extremely difficult to achieve a sufficient duct and the drilled holes have a high potential to refracture. There is a paucity of literature on fracture of the humerus, ulna and radius.
Increased production from Leightons 3, 4 and 5 since July will result in increased revenue in the December quarter this year and the first quarter of 2010.LEIGHTON OIL AND GAS PROJECT (Texon 70% WI, 52.5% NRI)During the period Peeler #1, the first Leighton well, was successfully refracture stimulated resulting in an increased production rate.
While the effectiveness of intramedullary nails has been demonstrated clinically, a number of complications including bone refracture and implant failure persist.
It is a fracture that is healing well but could also refracture if we are not careful so we have to give it every opportunity to heal properly.
The final cohort's refracture rate was monitored by conducting long-term follow-up interviews, and 69 of 79 patients have now been followed for 8 months.